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Mohammed Siraj to stay back in Australia despite father's death

Indian fast bowler Mohammed Siraj, on Friday, lost his father Mohammed Ghouse.

21 Nov 2020


Records Aaron Finch can script in ODIs vs India

Australia and India are set to lock horns for a three-match ODi series, starting on November 27.

SA vs ENG: Another Proteas cricketer tests positive for COVID-19

Cricket South Africa (CSA), on Saturday, confirmed that one more player from the squad tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the limited-overs series against England.

21 Nov 2020

Atletico Madrid

La Liga, Atletico Madrid vs Barcelona: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Atletico Madrid will be hoping to maintain their unbeaten start to the Spanish league campaign when they take on Barcelona tonight in gameweek 10.

21 Nov 2020

Novak Djokovic

ATP Finals: Novak Djokovic beats Alexander Zverev, reaches last four

World number one Novak Djokovic, on Friday, defeated Alexander Zverev 6-3, 7-6 (4) at the O2 Arena in London to reach the last four of ATP Finals 2020.

20 Nov 2020

Chelsea FC

Premier League 2020-21: A look at Timo Werner in numbers

Chelsea have got off to a good start in the Premier League 2020-21 season.

20 Nov 2020


Records David Warner can script in ODIs vs India

Australia and India are set to lock horns for a three-match ODi series, starting on November 27.

Australia vs India: Five limited-overs matches sold out

Cricket Australia has informed that three T20Is and two ODIs between the hosts and India have been sold out after tickets went for sale on Friday.

20 Nov 2020

Jose Mourinho

Premier League, Tottenham vs Manchester City: Preview, Dream11 and stats

High-flying Tottenham welcome Manchester City in gameweek nine of the Premier League 2020-21 season on Saturday.

20 Nov 2020

Bayern Munich

Bundesliga, gameweek eight: Preview, stats and key matches

Gameweek eight of the Bundesliga 2020-21 season starts on Saturday.

20 Nov 2020


ATP Finals: Nadal beats Tsitsipas, reaches last four

Rafael Nadal reached the ATP Finals 2020 last four by beating 2019 champion Stefanos Tsitsipas in three sets.

Australia replace India from top in World Test Championship table

Australia have replaced Team India in the ICC World Test Championship table after the governing body implemented a new evaluation system.

Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma begins fitness training at NCA

Senior Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma arrived at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru on Thursday to begin his fitness training.

19 Nov 2020

Manchester City

Premier League 2020-21: Kevin De Bruyne in numbers

Manchester City have got off to a mixed start in the Premier League 2020-21 season.

Australia vs India: Wriddhiman Saha showing signs of recovery

Veteran wicket-keeper Wriddhiman Saha was back at the Team India nets, showing signs of recovery from an injury with four weeks still left for the much-anticipated December 17-21 Test series opener against Australia in Adelaide.

19 Nov 2020

Irfan Pathan

Chris Gayle pulls out of Lanka Premier League

Swashbuckling T20 stalwart Chris Gayle has pulled out of the inaugural Lanka Premier League (LPL) 2020 season.

19 Nov 2020


ATP Finals: Medvedev stuns Djokovic, Zverev wins

Russia's Daniil Medvedev stunned world number one Novak Djokovic in straight sets to book a place in the last four at the ATP Finals.

19 Nov 2020

Romelu Lukaku

Italy, Belgium reach Nations League Finals: Records broken

The likes of Italy and Belgium have reached the four-team finals of the UEFA Nations League.

Ishant Sharma undergoes long bowling spells in Bengaluru

Pace spearhead Ishant Sharma, on Wednesday, went through two long bowling spells at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

18 Nov 2020


England to host India for five Tests, provisional schedule announced

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has confirmed that the nation will provisionally host India for a five-Test series in the summer of 2021.

18 Nov 2020

Mohammed Shami

India could rotate Bumrah, Shami for limited-overs series against Australia

Team India is likely to rotate pacers Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah for the limited-overs series against Australia.

England set to tour Pakistan for T20I series in 2021

England are set to tour Pakistan for a two-match T20I series in October 2021, as part of preparations for the impending T20 World Cup.

Women's cricket to make its debut at the Commonwealth Games

Women's cricket is all set to be a part of the Commonwealth Games for the first time ever.

18 Nov 2020

Virat Kohli

Australia vs India: Statistical preview of ODI series

The Indian cricket team has already embarked on the Australian tour to play its first international series after resumption of cricket amid COVID-19 pandemic.

18 Nov 2020

Harry Kane

Premier League 2020-21: A look at Son Heung-min's remarkable numbers

Tottenham have got off to a strong start in the Premier League 2020-21 season.

18 Nov 2020

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers (CONMEBOL): List of records broken

Matchday four of the South American FIFA World Cup Qualifiers saw heavyweights Brazil overcome Uruguay 2-0 to maintain their 100% start to the campaign.

Andrew Tye replaces Kane Richardson in Australia's white-ball squads

Fast bowler Kane Richardson will miss the upcoming white-ball leg against India.

18 Nov 2020

Alvaro Morata

UEFA Nations League, Spain thrash Germany 6-0: Records broken

Spain showed their ruthless side to overcome Germany 6-0 in the final match of League A Group 4 of the UEFA Nations League.

18 Nov 2020

Pakistan Super League

Karachi Kings overcome Lahore Qalandars to win maiden PSL title

Karachi Kings won their maiden Pakistan Super League (PSL) T20 title after overcoming Lahore Qalandars by five wickets in the final.

18 Nov 2020

Rafael Nadal

ATP Finals 2020: Thiem stuns Nadal, Tsitsipas outclasses Rublev

Austria's Dominic Thiem secured a significant victory at the Nitto ATP Finals on Tuesday, as he humbled Rafael Nadal 7-6 (7), 7-6 (4) in London.

17 Nov 2020

Irfan Pathan

LPL 2020: After Irfan Pathan, Munaf Patel joins Kandy Tuskers

Former Indian fast bowler Munaf Patel has signed up for the Kandy Tuskers in the Lanka Premier League.

CA to host Day/Night Test in Adelaide despite COVID-19 outbreak

Cricket Australia (CA), on Tuesday, stated that it remains committed to host the Day/Night Test against India in Adelaide, despite a sudden surge in COVID-19 cases across South Australia.

17 Nov 2020

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Australia vs India: Statistical preview of T20I series

The Australian tour of Indian cricket team will officially kick-off on November 27 with the three-match ODI series.

17 Nov 2020

Leicester City FC

Premier League 2020-21: A look at Jamie Vardy's impressive numbers

Leicester City sit atop the Premier League 2020-21 standings after collecting 18 points from eight matches.

England's T20I tour of Pakistan to be postponed: Details here

England's tour of Pakistan for a short T20I series in early 2021 is set to be postponed to October due to unavailability of top players and matters related to costs.

Aakash Chopra feels CSK should release MS Dhoni: Here's why

Former Indian cricketer Aakash Chopra believes Chennai Super Kings should not retain MS Dhoni if a mega auction takes place ahead of Indian Premier League 2021.

17 Nov 2020

David Warner

Aaron Finch turns 34: A look at his career feats

Australia's limited-overs captain Aaron Finch turned 34 on Tuesday.

17 Nov 2020


UEFA Nations League, Spain vs Germany: Preview, Dream11 and more

Spain and Germany will face each other in a blockbuster encounter in Seville tonight.

17 Nov 2020

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson, Trent Boult rested for T20I series against Windies

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson and left-arm pacer Trent Boult are set to miss the upcoming Twenty20 series against the West Indies.

17 Nov 2020

Luis Suarez

Atletico forward Luis Suarez tests positive for COVID-19

Atletico Madrid forward Luis Suarez has tested positive for coronavirus.